Assam Government Committed To Rights Of Indigenous People: Governor Jagdish Mukhi
Monday, January 27, 2020, 8:11 AM
The Assam government is fully committed to the rights of indigenous people who will get Constitutional safeguard after a designated committee submits its report very-soon, Governor Jagdish Mukhi said. Hoisting the National-Flag at the main-function of 71st-Republic-Day-celebrations in Guwahati, Mukhi said the state-government is dedicatedly working for the dignity of the Assamese people living in Barak-Brahmaputra and hills-plains during the last three and half-years.
Assam Elephant "Bin Laden" Dies After Six Days In Captivity
Sunday, November 17, 2019, 6:31 PM
A wild rogue-elephant which was tranquilized recently by the forest-department has died in captivity, officials said. "The animal was doing fine but the keepers have reported that it died around 5.30-a.m. today," said a-senior-official of the Orang-national-park. The Assam-government had already sent a team of expert veterinarians, including K.K. Sarma to carry-out postmortem on the dead elephant to ascertain the cause of its death.
Assam govt distributes equipment to farmers, CM urges youth to take up farming
Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 8:38 AM
In a push to PM Narendra Modi's vision of doubling farmer's income by 2022, Assam-government distributed power tillers, rice mills, lentil mills, Soil Health Cards, solar-powered pump sets, sprinkler machines and seeds to the farmers of the state. Addressing the event, Sarbananda Sonowal said, "The [Narendra] Modi government had released an amount of Rs1,200-crore for implementing various schemes for farmers' welfare in the state."